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Lenora Thorbjornsen wrote: You've Got This
How to Relax Before Final Exams Three Parts: Staying Calm The Day Before Getting Good Sleep Staying In Control The Day of The Exam Your final exams will have a huge impact on your life. You know it and you want to keep (More)
Lenora Thorbjornsen wrote: Finals!!
Who: You! What: Finals can vary from course to course. Some instructors may require a final project, paper, or presentation. Others may use written test- standardized or otherwise. Do you know what type of final your courses require? When: (More)
Lenora Thorbjornsen wrote: Shifting Gears
It's that time of year- The trees are losing their leaves and many students are losing their minds to the increasingly busy Fall semester. As you may be aware early alert (midterm) grades are in, which means we have an excellent opportunity to check (More)
Lenora Thorbjornsen wrote: Learning From What you Love
Learning is not exclusive to textbooks and/or a classroom; In fact, it is generally accepted that some things are learned best outside of a structured learning environment. Now I’m not talking about the ‘street-smarts’ v. ‘book learning’ de (More)
Lenora Thorbjornsen wrote: Engaged & Over Engaged
Theories of involvement and research into student achievement has found that student engagement (academic and non-academic) is critical to success.  Results from the National Survey of Student Engagement (1) found a link between higher levels of eng (More)